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Calcutta, India – Eden Gardens

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Calcutta, India – Eden Gardens


Price: $950.00 USD


Description: Eden Gardens, situated at the northern end of the Maidan, in Calcutta, was named after Emily and Fanny Eden, the sisters of Lord Auckland, Governor-General from 1836-1842. The sisters tended the garden when it formed part of the Viceroy’s estate and later it became a famous public garden, opened in 1840. Eden Gardens contains a Pagoda, brought from Prome in Burma after the Second Burmese War and erected in 1856, by Lord Dalhousie, then the Governor-General.

Reference#: 3in670

Condition: Good contrast and tonality, minor edge fading (under mat)

Year: c1870

Country: India

Maker: V & E. Pont

Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)

Width: 11 in. (27.94 cm)

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Materials: Albumen photograph in archival mat